Coast Guard suspends search for missing swimmer off Jacksonville Beach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard has suspended search efforts for a missing swimmer off the coast of Jacksonville Beach Saturday.

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Jacksonville Beach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard and local authorities are responding to reports of a missing swimmer near the 100 block of 1st Street at Jacksonville Beach Friday.

Three Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville units awarded for meritorious service

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Three Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville units were awarded the Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation Medal, Monday at Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville. Rear Adm. Steve Branham, commander, Seventh Coast Guard District, presented the three Meritorious Unit Commendation Medals. The medal is awarded to any unit of the Coast Guard which has distinguished itself by either valorous...

Coast Guard rescues two people from sinking fishing boat off Mayport

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard rescued two fishermen from the 78-foot fishing vessel King Fish, Thursday at approximately 12:15 p.m. shortly before the vessel ran aground in Mayport.

Guardians of the First Coast Make History

Story by Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael Hulme Fifteen Guardians from Coast Guard Sector Jacksonville, Fla., and Coast Guard Station Mayport, Fla., etched their name in the history books for being the first all Coast Guard softball team to participate in the World Military Softball Tournament.

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Mickler Beach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard and the St. John’s County Fire and Rescue Department are searching for a 17-year-old male last seen swimming off Mickler Beach in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Monday.

Coast Guard searching for missing swimmer off Jacksonville Beach

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard, Jacksonville Beach Police Department and St. John’s County Sheriffs’s Office are searching for a missing 27 year-old man who did not return to shore after entering the water near the Jacksonville Beach Pier Saturday. ??

Coast Guard searching Trout River for missing fisherman

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Coast Guard and local law enforcement are searching the Trout River for a missing 16-year-old male who disappeared Sunday afternoon while fishing.

Coast Guard responds to sinking boat off Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE. Fla – The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan responded to a distress call from a sinking vessel with two people onboard three-miles off the coast of Jacksonville Friday.